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Archives A to Z Exhibit

April 8, 2013 - December 31, 2013
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Come explore the unique treasures found in the Grand Rapids History and Special Collections Department of the Grand Rapids Public Library. Using letters, business documents, personal recollections, scrapbooks, photographs and other items, this exhibit explores unusual and little known stories of Grand Rapids history using the 390 processed collections and over one million photographs held […] Find out more »
11am
Free

Adult Computer Class: Internet Security 101

May 9, 2013 @ 11:00 am
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Designed for those who already have a working knowledge of computers and some experience with using the mouse, this class covers the basics of internet security from protecting your computer against malware and virus attacks, configuring your computer security and firewall settings to protecting your personal information online. After taking this class, you’ll have a […] Find out more »
3pm
Free

Basic Typing Class

May 9, 2013 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week until May 30, 2013
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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You might be lightning-fast at texting but how are your typing skills? Don’t let lack of training slow down your ability to crank out research papers, short stories, and novels. This 9-session class will get you up to speed in just one month. Learn to love your homekeys and type your way through the alphabet […] Find out more »
6pm
Free

Teen Board Gaming Group

May 9, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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It’s your move, teens! Join us every month to learn and play a variety of modern and classic board games. Bring your friends and show off your mad board gaming skills. Check out new games too. Find out more »
Free

Celebrate Press Here by Herve Tullet

May 9, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
West Side Branch,
713 Bridge NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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It is Children’s Book Week and the library has partnered with the Cook Art Center to explore the interactive book Press Here by Herve Tullet. Hear the book and then do an art project based on the book with an artist from the Cook Art Center operated by Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities. Find out more »
7pm
Free

Early Childhood Essentials Class: No Fuss Feeding

May 9, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Library,
111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Parents and child care providers will learn tips for more pleasant mealtimes. The importance of family-style meals will be reviewed along with the ages and stages of feeding development. Participants will learn that picky eating is common (and frustrating!) and what strategies will help and those that hinder children’s acceptance of new foods. Find out more »
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